Litigation. Collaborative Law. Mediation.
Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein is one of the largest matrimonial law firms in New York that offers all three ways to divorce.
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Reputable, Experienced, and Effective Family Lawyers to Negotiate Your Disputes
Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein is one of the largest divorce and family law firms in New York servicing clients dealing with family and divorce disputes. We concentrate our practice exclusively in the area of family law, with offices in Manhattan, Long Island, Westchester, and New Jersey. Recognized as a top divorce law firm in New York, we are one of the only New York firms offering all three options for divorce resolution – litigation, collaborative law, and mediation.
Emphasizing comprehensive, compassionate, and cutting-edge service, our attorneys offer skilled and strategic expertise in trial advocacy, litigation, negotiation, collaborative law, mediation, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, child custody and support matters, spousal maintenance, property division, appeals, and modifications and enforcement of court orders. Our firm has a team of attorneys to handle any family law concern you have.
Call (212) 466-6015 or reach out to
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Litigation can include your attorneys advocating your case before a judge.
Lawyers and other professionals work together with the parties to resolve issues through a collaborative team approach.
Spouses make decisions together through direct discussion with a neutral mediator and work with consulting attorneys when needed.
Our team of family law attorneys includes practitioners specializing in litigation and negotiation, collaborative divorce, and mediation, which means we are able to offer custom strategies and tailored solutions to all our clients. From complex financial disputes, to sensitive parenting matters, to thorough and careful pre- and post-nuptial agreements, you can trust our firm with your most personal legal needs.
We understand that family law is not just another legal practice, and that your own security and happiness can depend on the outcome of your case. We do not take our responsibility to you lightly.
Since our founding, we have successfully represented thousands of clients with high incomes and significant assets, and we have the skill and capacity to provide the best personalized service for our clients’ needs. We understand that high net worth cases will involve complex financial matters that require sophisticated financial understanding and in-depth knowledge of the law. At Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein, we pride ourselves on polished and professional work that helps us achieve positive,satisfying results for our clients. Our skilled family lawyers are fully committed to offering each of our clients:
- Personal attention
- Prompt responses to individual needs and inquiries
- Thorough and clear explanations of your legal options
- Creative and tailored solutions to difficult and complex problems
Divorce and other family law issues may be fraught with tension, but not every divorce needs to be emotionally devastating. An experienced divorce attorney from Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein can help you navigate your complex and delicate matter, working to minimize the stress and strain on you and your children. For instance, in some situations, mediation or collaborative law may be the right way to resolve issues to your advantage. In other cases, negotiating – while sometimes contentious – is enough to reach a deal. And sometimes, there is no choice but to litigate and go before a judge. With our experience in all these process choices, we can help you figure out what process is best for you and how to proceed.
SKILLFUL, EXPERIENCED & EFFECTIVE NYC DIVORCE ATTORNEYS
Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein is a New York divorce law firm with offices in midtown Manhattan; White Plains, Westchester; Garden City, Long Island; and Hackensack, New Jersey. We concentrate our practice exclusively in the areas of family and divorce law, and serve clients in the greater New York City and New Jersey areas. Recognized among divorce law firms in New York, we are one of the only New York divorce law firms offering all three options for divorce: litigation, collaborative law and mediation. Our size and breadth of experiences allows us to offer clients exactly what they need to successfully navigate their divorce process.
Emphasizing comprehensive, compassionate, and cutting-edge service, our New York family law attorneys offer expertise in professional trial advocacy, litigation, negotiation, collaborative law, mediation, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, child custody and support, spousal maintenance, property division, and modifications and enforcement of court orders.
Skillful, Experienced & Effective Matrimonial Attorneys
OUR ATTORNEYS PROVIDE GUIDANCE AS THOUGHT LEADERS IN THE FIELD – ACCLAIMED AUTHORS, SOUGHT-AFTER SPEAKERS, FEATURED EXPERTS, AND TOP PODCASTERS
Our attorneys at Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein have contributed our professional knowledge and skill in a multitude of ways beyond the courtroom and negotiating table. We have a strong presence in the legal community as published authors, podcast hosts, and lecturers. We are regularly featured in media appearances and articles on family law/divorce law issues. Take a look at our family lawyers’ accomplishments both inside and outside of the courtroom, and see why Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein is a sought after leading law firm.
CREATIVE SOLUTIONS TO DIFFICULT & COMPLEX PROBLEMS
All families and marriages are unique - our attorneys take the time to listen to our clients to fully understand the circumstances of their case. Only then do we advise the best legal option for their goals.
PROMPT RESPONSES TO INDIVIDUAL NEEDS AND INQUIRES
Divorce is a time of transition. We understand the emotional and financial stress that clients experience during the divorce process – from day one our team ensures that we provide our clients with prompt feedback so that they are updated on their case every step of the way.
CHOICES AND OPTIONS TAILORED TO EACH CASE
We are one of the only Manhattan divorce law firms offering all three options for divorce: litigation/negotiation, collaborative law, and mediation - providing custom strategies and solutions for our clients.
INDUSTRY THOUGHT LEADERS DEDICATED TO YOUR SUCCESS
Our attorneys provide frequent expert legal commentary for national media outlets and have been quoted in numerous publications including Fox's Business, NBC News, ABC News, CBS News and many more.
As a law firm dedicated exclusively to family law practice, we establish close working relationships with our clients, resulting in zealous and skilled representation that is characterized by compassion, care, and unwavering commitment. If you find yourself facing divorce or other family law issues, contact Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein to schedule an appointment with an experienced attorney at one of our offices today.
Call (212) 466-6015 or find us online to get started on your family law matter with an experienced professional.
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